Jail for hot oil attack

A woman was jailed for life and fined 1.8 million yuan by a Hangzhou court for pouring hot oil on her husband, the Qianjiang Evening News reports. The couple married unwillingly after the woman became pregnant, according to the report....

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‘Flying’ fish

Over 600,000 fish are set free in Qiantang River in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province on Sunday. Organized by the fishery department of Hangzhou and local animal protection activists, the activity aims at protecting the ecology of the Qiantang River. Photo: CFP...

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Inside the Lives of Corrupt Officials’ Spouses

A shopping mall for electric machinery in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, which was reportedly owned by Wu Fangfang, lies abandoned. Photo: IC Anti-graft campaign brings to light misdeeds of corrupt officials’ spouses. The recent downfall of Guo Zhenggang, deputy political commissar...

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City launches global tourism marketing

The city started its tourism internationalization strategy in 2004. The ‘Finding Marco Polo in Modern Times – Dr. Hangzhou’ campaign in 2013 drew great attention from global media. After three rounds of tourism internationalization campaigns, the city’s overseas marketing has...

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Binjiang zone balances growth and livability

The Hangzhou Binjiang High-tech Zone is paying attention to both urbanization and economic growth. The zone has strengthened its competitiveness through industrial development and urbanization, but it is also striving to build an inhabitable city with abundant natural and cultural...

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MICE insiders embrace changing industry

THE hotel industry is changing and looking for new sources of revenue in the wake of the central government’s crackdown on lavish and unnecessary spending by public officials, experts said at the China Conference, Meeting and Incentive Travel Forum recently...

New college to train visual effects artists

As China’s film industry experiences a shortage of special effects technicians, two visual effects companies founded a college in Zhejiang last week to address the problem. Beijing-based Phenom Films Company and Hangzhou-based Movie Park Education Company joined hands to set...

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